Lexington is a town in Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States. The population was 31,394 at the 2010 census, in nearly 11,100 households. Settled in 1642, this town is famous for being the site of the first shot of the American Revolutionary War, in the Battle of Lexington on April 19, 1775, as the “Shot heard ’round the world” when news spread about the revolution. Lexington is probably most well known for its history and is home to many historical buildings, parks, and monuments, most dating from Colonial and Revolutionary times. One of the most prominent historical landmarks, located in Lexington Centre, is the Common, or as it later became known, the Battle Green, where the battle was fought, and the Minuteman Statue in front of it.
Lexington borders the following towns: Burlington, Woburn, Winchester, Arlington, Belmont, Waltham, Lincoln, and Bedford. It has more area than all other municipalities that it borders. The town is located 11 miles northwest of Boston.
LEXINGTON CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
LEXINGTON FARMERS’ MARKET
The market is open every Tuesday until October 29th, from 2:00 -6:00 (dusk) pm rain or shine.
We are located at the corner of Woburn St. and Mass Ave in Lexington, MA.
Lexington has several retail areas and is home to many businesses. The downtown area is adjacent to the Battle Green and contains a variety of retail shops, restaurants, and banks.
A Pocketful of Posies
Offering finely crafted wreaths along with lovely & unique gift items for yourself, your home, & for others.
We offer Boar’s Head brand premium meats & cheeses. Enjoy the best deli sandwiches & quick service!
Bella Sante Spa of Lexington
European Day Spa with facial, body massage & spa services.
Berman’s Wine & Spirits
Beer, liquors, fine wines, specialty foods & gifts.
Blinds With Vision
Sale and installation of custom made window shades and blinds. Free in home consultations, quality products and service for a reasonable price.
Catch A Falling Star
We offer toys that not only encourage curiosity and creativity, but also entertain and educate your child.
Crafty Yankee, Inc.
American-made hand-crafted gifts with a focus on New England artisans. Jewelry, pottery, glass, pewter, woodcrafts, clocks, mirrors, frames, and womens accessories.
Eye Look of Lexington
Eyeglasses prescription and non-prescriptionsunglasses, eye exams and contact lenses.
Fancy Flea Antiques
Amazing one of a kind treasures from vintage Lexington memorabilia to antique and estate jewelry, fine porcelain, sterling silver and crystal from around the world.
Francesca Anderson Fine Art, Portraits North
The best in realistic paintings.
Full complement of cuts and styling, coloring, waxing and texturizing services with no appointment necessary.
Home furnishings & accessories store, along with interior design services.
Lexington Ace Hardware
Retail paint and hardware.
MiniLuxe is a nail and waxing lounge offering you the highest quality beauty services in an ultra-hygienic and friendly atmosphere
Peet’s Coffee & Tea, Inc.
Offering a wide selection of coffees, teas and pasteries.
Petra Clothing for Women
Petra is a unique boutique carrying women’s contemporary clothing, from dressy dresses to jeans & everything in between.
We carry a unique selection of outdoor furniture & accessories, fountains, marble statuary, imported containers for the garden, trees, shrubs, perennial & annuals
Retail dealer of a wide variety of printed sheet music for all instruments and voice.
Retail sporting goods store also offering embroidery & screening
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